Marcus Fuereder, better known by his stage name Parov Stelar, is Austrias internationally most successful artist. He is called the founder of “Electro Swing” and his band, the Parov Stelar Band will play the Myth Friday 11/3.
Already his first release, the EP Kiss Kiss, and the following album “Rough Cuts” in 2004 provided him an immediate breakthrough in the international electronic music scene. His unique sound, his specific approach to music production and the unorthodox combination of musical genres soon made him the star of an uprising scene. With his subsequent albums (Seven and Storm (2005), Shine (2007), Coco (2009), The Princess (2012), The Invisible Girl (Parov Stelar Trio, 2013), The Art of Sampling (2013), the No. 1 album The Demon Diaries (2015), Live @ Pukkelpop (2016)) and more than 20 EPs he was able to strengthen and even improve his status until today and he became the favorite of a huge fan community.
The Parov Stelar Band played more than 600 live shows all around the world, e.g. sold out shows at Playstation Theater in New York (twice), Alexandra Palace in London, Zenith in Paris and Columbiahalle in Berlin. They played many major festivals like Coachella (US), Glastonbury (UK), Sziget (HU), Hurricane/Southside, Lollapalooza (DE), Rock Werchter, Pukkelpop (BE), Vieilles Charrues, Solidays (FR), NOSAlive! (PT), Zurich Open Air, Gampel Open Air and Gurten Festival (CH), Untold (RO), Frequency (AT) and co-headlined La Fete the L’Humanite in Paris in front of 100,000 people.
Parov Stelar is also in heavy request for cooperations. He worked with Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga, Marvin Gaye, Lana Del Rey, Bryan Ferry, AronChupa and many more.
Parov Stelar is Austria’s most successful international artist and won 7 Amadeus Austrian Music Awards (2012: Best Electronic/Dance; 2013: Best Live Act, Best Electronic Act, Best Album; 2014: Best Live Act, 2015: Best Electronic/Dance, 2016: Best Electronic/Dance). He released 9 albums and more than 20 EP’s independently. Next to various top chart positions in Europe the track Booty Swing reached No. 2 in the electronic US iTunes charts and No. 1 in the Canadian. This show is a must see for any music fan